Icon hamburger
Engineering in Benedict,Maryland
Apply to this job.
Think you're the perfect candidate?
Apply on company site

You’re being taken to an external site to apply.

Enter your email below to receive job recommendations for similar positions.

Geospatial Systems Software Engineer II

Chenega Corporation Alexandria Full-Time
Apply on company site



Company Job Title:

Geospatial Systems Software Engineer II


Top Secret w/ SCI eligibility

Location: Alexandria, VA

Reports To:

Project/Task Order Manager

FLSA Status:

Exempt, Full Time, Regular


The Geospatial Systems Software Engineer II will perform software coding and writing of software documentation to design specifications while implementing data conversion procedures and performing software and database quality control.


Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Perform software coding and write software documentation to design specifications.
  • Design and implement data conversion procedures and perform software and database quality control.
  • Ensure the stability, integrity and efficient operation of systems.
  • Design and develop QA/QC programs and oversee design and code reviews, database reviews, and other QA/QC activities throughout the project life cycle.
  • Perform detailed software design and detailed database conversion design and are directly involved in the coding and implementation of the more complex and strategic portions of application software and database conversion projects.
  • Other duties as assigned

Minimum Qualifications: (To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.)

  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent in Geographic Information Science, Computer Science, Cartographic Science, Geology, Social Science, Environmental Science or Related Technical Discipline and 5 years of general related experience.
  • Demonstrated experience using COTS image software in both Windows/Linux operating environment.
  • Background in requirements analysis, design, and coding methodologies; documentation standards; configuration management; DoD software policies; and DoD test and evaluation requirements; distributed systems, modeling and simulation, and resource utilization assessment.
  • Top Secret clearance with SCI eligibility  

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Proficient in ESRI product languages, programming languages, Internet markup languages, and other technologies.  
  • Thorough understanding of Geospatial Information Systems (GIS) software as well as software engineering and programming for GIS systems in large computer and minicomputer and microprocessor systems supporting broad base of applications.
  • Ability to work holidays, nights, and weekends as required.
  • Ability to travel to other government facilities, up to 25%, as required.
  • Strong communication skills both written and verbal.
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision and in a multi-tasking environment, self-starter, accomplishment-oriented, team player, and an individual contributor.
  • Ability to prioritize multiple projects simultaneously, be proactive, and assume additional responsibility and accountability.
  • Strategic Thinking – Develop strategies to achieve organizational goals; continual attention to detail, establish priorities and meet deadlines.
  • Professionalism – Approach others in a tactful manner; React well under pressure; Treat others with respect and consideration regardless of their status or posture; Accept responsibility for own actions; Follow through on commitments.

URL blocked - click to apply (The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.)

  • While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to sit and talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel and reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to stand; climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision.

Work Environment: (The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.)

  • The employee will normally work in a temperature-controlled office environment, with frequent exposure to electronic office equipment.
  • During visits to areas of operations, may be exposed to extreme cold or hot weather conditions.  Is occasionally exposed to fumes or airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals, and loud noise.

Chenega Corporation and family of companies is an EOE.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled

Native preference under PL 93-638.

We participate in the E-Verify Employment Verification Program.


Skills required

Application Development
Use Programming Language
Configure System
Problem Solving
Information Technology
Operating Systems


Salary Estimator

Based on Job Title, Location and Skills
Below Avg. Average Above Avg.

Career Path

See the next step in your career
Geospatial Systems Software Engineer II
Estimated Salary: $110K
Apply to this job.
Think you're the perfect candidate?
Apply on company site

Job ID: 1900002074


For your privacy and protection, when applying to a job online, never give your social security number to a prospective employer, provide credit card or bank account information, or perform any sort of monetary transaction. Learn more.

By applying to a job using CareerBuilder you are agreeing to comply with and be subject to the CareerBuilder Terms and Conditions for use of our website. To use our website, you must agree with the Terms and Conditions and both meet and comply with their provisions.